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App.net goes gratis, announces invitation-only free accounts

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Since its inception, App.net has been working hard to improve its growing platform, giving all of its paid users a 10GB bucket of cloud storage and opening up its File API so devs could use the data stored there. Today, folks wanting in on the fledgling social platform can...
App.net goes gratis, announces invitation-only free accounts

Internet Association Hits Back At RIAA's Desire To Wipe Away DMCA Safe Harbors

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On Friday, we wrote about how the RIAA has already started pitching the terrible idea that we should do away with the important DMCA safe harbors, which make sure that liability for infringement is properly applied to those actually infringing, rather than tools and services. The RIAA, however, thinks that...
Internet Association Hits Back At RIAA's Desire To Wipe Away DMCA Safe Harbors

Big, Beautiful Photos Of Google's Computerized Glasses Show Off What They Can Do (GOOG)

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Google has released a slew of beautiful images and a video showing off all the things you can do with Google Glass. It's also opening up sales of Google Glass to non-developers. So if you're a "bold, creative" individual, you can apply to buy Google Glass via Twitter or Google+....
Big, Beautiful Photos Of Google's Computerized Glasses Show Off What They Can Do (GOOG)

Google taking on Evite with Google+ Events

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Tight integration with Google Calendar and Google+ should give other invitation systems a run for the money. [Read more]...
Google taking on Evite with Google+ Events
Google will be holding an Android event on October 29th in New York City

VIDEO: Facebook invite leads to riot

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In the Netherlands, riot police were called in to contain the situation when thousands of youths descended on the northern town of Haren after an online invitation to a girl's 16th birthday party went viral....
VIDEO: Facebook invite leads to riot

Green Dot aims to turn your smartphone into a bank account

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To reach the young and tech-savvy market, Green Dot has released a new app that lets users open and manage their checking account from a smartphone. The company is best known for selling re-loadable prepaid debit cards sold at stores like Wal-Mart. It is facing competition from the big...
Green Dot aims to turn your smartphone into a bank account

Samsung plans a big non-phone Galaxy announcement for August 15th

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We just got an invite from Samsung Electronics America to Save the Date for a major Galaxy announcement.  That business division is not to be confused with Samsung Telecommunications America (STA) which handles mobile phones. What could it be? We’re hoping the Samsung Galaxy Camera lands but it will likely be...
Samsung plans a big non-phone Galaxy announcement for August 15th
Nokia frustratingly shrinks Nokia World event, changes date

Apple search results turn up iPhone 5 name, indications of new iPod touch, iPod nano and iTunes 11

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Apple offered a hint of the name in its invitation to today's event, but it looks like a slip-up on its own website may have now let the cat of the bag. Searching for "iphone-5" brings up a number of results for pages related to a device that seems...
Apple search results turn up iPhone 5 name, indications of new iPod touch, iPod nano and iTunes 11

At Google I/O, attendees compete to save the world, virtually

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Google I/O has not officially started, but the developers' show is already seeing some action. Two warring factions, the Resistance and the Enlightenment, are vying for control of various "portals" at key landmarks throughout San Francisco, which are leaking dangerous amounts of radioactive energy, to determine the fate of...
At Google I/O, attendees compete to save the world, virtually

Sick of waiting for Mailbox? You can use Taskbox's gesture-based iOS email app right now

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April 1 - 2, 2013Sausalito, CA Request An Invitation You know what sucks worse than email? Waiting in line to use an app that’s supposed to make using email easier. That’s exactly what you’ll have to do if you download the hotly discussed mobile email iPhone app Mailbox. Fortunately,...
Sick of waiting for Mailbox? You can use Taskbox's gesture-based iOS email app right now

Samsung October 11 event invites for 'little sensation' sent

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Samsung has sent invites out for a media event in Germany. An invitation sent to MobiFlip.de tells of an event taking place on October 11th, suggesting the launch of "something small [that] will be really big" and to "get ready for a little sensation." Despite the lack of product naming,...
Samsung October 11 event invites for 'little sensation' sent

REVEALED: Spammer Earns Thousands Per Day On Pinterest

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An anonymous 24-year-old spammer is making thousands of dollars per day posting on Pinterest. As reported by The Daily Dot, the spammer -- who identifies himself only as Steve -- has been using a combination of spambots and Amazon affiliate accounts to make as much as $1,900 a day....
REVEALED: Spammer Earns Thousands Per Day On Pinterest

Apple sends invitations to September 5 iPod announcement

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It's official: An invitation from Apple (AAPL) just landed in my inbox. This image came with it. The event is scheduled for 10 a.m. at Moscone West in San Francisco, and is invitation-only. Most of us in the tech press expect a major update to the iPod line. My colleague...
Apple sends invitations to September 5 iPod announcement

Google Play Services code peek fuels rumors of a game framework

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Android may be improving its reputation as a gaming platform, but there isn't a consistent, official service that can tie everything together -- Google has no parallel to Xbox Live or Game Center. That might be changing, if Android Police's snooping around the Google Play Services component of the...
Google Play Services code peek fuels rumors of a game framework
Add 1GB of RAM to the new iPad’s killer specs

Name that Tech Tune: Win passes to the 'Game of Thrones' Seattle premiere

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techtune64 This week’s Name that Tech Tune challenge is considerably tougher than most — a test of your knowledge of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” And if you’re a big enough fan to know the answer to this, you’re going to love this week’s prize: We’re giving away two pairs of...
Name that Tech Tune: Win passes to the 'Game of Thrones' Seattle premiere

LG Invites Us to "Share the Genius" at May 1 Event in New York City

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LG has just sent out save-the-dates for a May 1 event in New York City, but shed little light on what it might unveil. The invitation simply features an image of microphone with the words “Share the Genius” and “Capture the Spotlight in True Brilliance.” If I had to guess,...
LG Invites Us to "Share the Genius" at May 1 Event in New York City
Google Opens Up Compute Engine To All Developers Who Buy Its $400/Month Gold Support Package, Drops Instance Prices By 4%

Google and the City of Austin are hosting a shindig. Could Austin be getting a gigabit network?

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Will Austin be the next city to get a gigabit network? The City of Austin and Google are hosting an event next Tuesday on April 9, and sources in the city suspect it is related to a broadband announcement. As a resident whether or not we are getting Google Fiber...
Google and the City of Austin are hosting a shindig. Could Austin be getting a gigabit network?
ASmallWorld launches mobile app for invite-only social network

Steve Jobs approached Leslie Moonves about streaming service, CBS exec says

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At this point, it'd be more of a shock if Apple wasn't working on a streaming media service. Still, we're surprised to hear that Steve Jobs was personally involved in trying to corral support from the entertainment industry. CBS CEO Leslie Moonves revealed during a talk at the UCLA Entertainment...
Steve Jobs approached Leslie Moonves about streaming service, CBS exec says

T-Mobile could become the good guy carrier you've always wanted

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If you’re thinking of making the switch to a new carrier, T-Mobile is making a good case for what it should be the one you choose. The self-described “un-carrier” will start rolling out its LTE network later this month, and with it, is activating the LTE functionality in the Galaxy Note II, which...
T-Mobile could become the good guy carrier you've always wanted
ShowYou now lets you watch videos with friends on the iPad & iPhone

Facebook To Unveil Its 'New Home On Android' Next Week

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Facebook has big plans for something involving Android on April 4, according to an invitation to a press conference that the social giant sent on Thursday evening. "Come see our new home on Android," it reads -- whatever that means. This event seems unlikely to showcase a mere update to Facebook's...
Facebook To Unveil Its 'New Home On Android' Next Week
Google Glass software update released, adds multi-shot, HDR photos, and photo captions

Facebook stock buoyed by mysterious email invitation

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The stock price of Facebook has surged to over $30 in the last 48 hours, since the social network began sending out invitations to "come and see what we're building" this coming Tuesday in its Menlo Park, California Headquarters. The share price surge marks the high mark for the stock...
Facebook stock buoyed by mysterious email invitation

We Don't Know What Facebook Is Unveiling Next Week, But It Could Be Its Big New Campus (FB)

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Facebook has announced a surprise media event on January 15 that has everyone guessing. The invitation said simply: "See what we're building." The word "building" made some gadget hounds speculate about hardware. But CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said very clearly that he believes building a phone is the wrong strategy...
We Don't Know What Facebook Is Unveiling Next Week, But It Could Be Its Big New Campus (FB)

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